Oh the possibilities! This is the complete book on how to make soft, natural fiber Waldorf-style dolls. Comprehensive and hand illustrated, even the most nervous beginner will feel confident sewing a unique, handcrafted toy from natural materials. The friendly, conversational text preceding each section shares insights for doll play and child development.
Lots of practical tips, instructions for knitted, sewn and embroidered hairstyles and many patterns for all kinds of dolls and their clothes and accessories including several ethnic variations and clothes for an elf. Plus you'll find ideas for recycling clothing for dollmaking.
Ten doll designs progress from simple baby dolls and knot dolls to the realistic dressing doll with jointed limbs:
Author: Maricristin Sealey
Softbound: 158 pages (new cover on this 2013 reprint)